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Merkel, Hollande commit to Global Climate Protection

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20/05/2015

German Chancellor Angela Merkel and French President Francois Hollande confirmed their commitment to fighting global warning Tuesday, gathering with others in Berlin to prepare for this year's U.N. Climate Change Conference. Merkel and Hollande said in a joint statement that both countries "are firmly decided to take all efforts to reach an ambitious, comprehensive and binding U.N. climate ...

Renewable Energy Employs 7.7 Million People Worldwide – Report

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21/05/2015

More than 7.7 million people worldwide are now employed by the renewable energy industry, according to a new report released today by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA). This is an 18 per cent increase from last year’s figure of 6.5 million. The report, Renewable Energy and Jobs – Annual Review 2015, also provides a first-ever global estimate of the number of jobs ...

UNEP Annual Report 2014 Highlights Many Environmental Successes

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21/05/2015

The United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) today released its Annual Report 2014, showcasing global environmental successes such as the recovery of the ozone layer, significant advances in renewables investments and the first-ever United Nations Environment Assembly (UNEA). The year's major success story came in September, when the Scientific Assessment of Ozone Depletion 2014, a report by ...

Oil Pipeline Spills about 21K Gallons off California Coast

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20/05/2015

A broken pipeline spilled 21,000 gallons of crude oil into the ocean before it was shut off Tuesday, creating a slick stretching about 4 miles along the central California coastline, the U.S. Coast Guard said. Authorities responding to reports of a foul smell near Refugio State Beach around noon found a half-mile slick already formed in the ocean, Santa Barbara County Fire Capt. ...

World Metrology Day 2015

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20/05/2015

The theme for World Metrology Day 2015 is 'Measurements and Light', chosen to align with the UNESCO International Year of Light and Light-based technologies 2015 (IYL2015). This global initiative is designed to raise awareness of how optical technologies promote sustainable development and provide solutions to worldwide challenges in areas such as energy, education, communications, ...

Introducing The Highly Accurate & Durable LSOX Inclinometer Family

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20/05/2015

Jewell Instruments is proud to introduce the LSOX inclinometer family, adding to its precision force balanced tiltmeter product line and including its first CE marked device. This single axis sensor family combines the high accuracy of force balanced technology with the ruggedness to withstand the demanding conditions of a multitude of markets. Units are available with a 6-pin connector ...

$35 Billion Energy Company Requests MagneGas® Demo

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20/05/2015

MagneGas Corporation ("MagneGas" or the "Company") (NASDAQ: MNGA), a leading technology company that counts among its inventions a patented process that converts liquid waste into MagneGas® fuel, announced today that it successfully completed a MagneGas2® presentation to a second top ten utility company in the United States. Formal demonstration and testing has been scheduled for June. In ...

Envirochemie with a Growing Focus on Process Water

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20/05/2015

Industrial customers throughout the world increasingly demand integrated modular systems for the treatment of fresh water and process water, water circulation systems and wastewater. In response, EnviroChemie has expanded its process water division. Integrated systems not only produce the required water quality, but the potential for resource-saving and energy-efficient plant operation is also ...

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